Sagna admits Arsenal feared playing Chelsea

Sagna admits Arsenal feared playing Chelsea

Bacary Sagna has admitted Arsenal struggled to face off against Chelsea and other elite teams in the Premier League during his time at the Emirates Stadium. Having joined the Gunners in 2007, Sagna went on to make 284 appearances over the next seven years mainly as a right-back. However despite …

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Edo 2020: Dare gives COVID-19 committee 30-days ultimatum

Edo 2020: Dare gives COVID-19 committee 30-days ultimatum

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has given the eleven man COVID-19 committee 30-days to submit their reports to hold a successful rescheduled Edo 2020 National Sports Festival (NSF) billed for Benin City later this year, the sportsbay.com reports. Dare gave the ultimatum during the Inauguration ceremony …

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Rohr will take Eagles to next level – Pinnick

NFF, Rohr conclude contractual discussions

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have expressed confidence in the abilities of Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr to take the national team to a higher level, the sportsbay.com. This was made known in a series of tweets by NFF president, Amaju Pinnick on his verified twitter handle who revealed that …

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Ahmed Musa regrets Leicester move

ahmed Musa

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has spoken on his move to Leicester City saying he should have remained at CSKA Moscow. He also confirmed he won’t be leaving Saudi Arabia clubside, Al Nassr during the summer transfer window despite reports linking him away from the club when the transfer window …

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Lille offer Osimhen private jet to visit family

Lille offer Osimhen private jet to visit family

French Ligue 1 side,Lille, have offered bereaved Super Eagles attacker, Victor Osimhen a private jet to bring him back home and be with his family following the death of his father. Osimhen announced the death of his father, Patrick, via Twitter on Sunday. “RIP dad. No words to describe this …

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Ighalo deserves permanent Man Utd deal – Hargreaves

Ighalo deserves permanent Man Utd deal - Hargreaves

Former Manchester United midfielder, Owen Hargreaves believes Odion Ighalo deserve to join Manchester United on a permanent transfer after the Nigerian stellar displays for the Red Devils. Ighalo joined United on a six-month loan deal from Chinese Super League outfit Shanghai Shenhua in January and has proved doubters wrong with …

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Onigbinde dares NFF to list Rohr’s achievement

Onigbinde dares NFF to list Rohr’s achievement

Former Super Eagles coach, Adegboye Onigbinde has queried the Nigeria football Federation, NFF to list the achievements of Gernot Rohr as Super Eagles coach. He further said that there is ‘more to the contract renewal than ordinary Nigerians would see’. Onigbinde who took the Super Eagles to 2002 Korea/Japan World …

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IOC rules out postponing Olympics again

Olympics Games postponed till 2021

A senior Olympics official has warned that holding the postponed Tokyo Games next year faces “real problems”, with even a vaccine unlikely to stave off the threat of the coronavirus. John Coates, the International Olympic Committee’s pointman for Tokyo 2020, indicated that officials would start deciding in October if and …

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Ancelotti: Zidane shaped my coaching career

Ancelotti: Zidane shaped my coaching career

Former AC Milan coach, Carlo Ancelotti says coaching Zinedine Zidane at Juventus helped shaped his coaching career which has spanned over fifteen years. Ancelotti was in charge of the Bianconeri from 1999 to 2001 but was unable to deliver silverware beyond the Intertoto Cup despite boasting a talented squad that …

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